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Lecture: Surrealism and sexuality

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June 14, 2022 @ 5:00pm 6:00pm

On the occasion of St. Pete Pride’s 20th anniversary, this lecture will feature Senior Curator of Education, Peter Tush. Tush will address Salvador Dalí, the artists of the Surrealist Movement and their various positions on sexuality. Please join us for this lecture in celebration of this special anniversary. This event is intended for mature audiences.

Location: The Dalí Museum’s Will Raymund Theater (registration required)

This event is free, with limited capacity. An event ticket is required for entry. Gallery access is not included.

Peter Tush, Curator of Education

Peter Tush, Senior Curator of Education

Peter Tush is the Senior Curator of Education of The Dalí Museum. Tush has his Undergraduate degree in Art History from New College in Sarasota and his Masters in Art History from the University of South Florida. Part of the Dalí staff for over two decades, he is a key interpreter of the Dalí collection and special exhibitions. He trains the Dalí docents, scripts the audio guides and gallery labels, leads the education team to develop school programming and student exhibits, and works with the curatorial team to develop exhibitions. Over the years, he has presented on a wide range of Dalí-related topics including Surrealism and women, Dalí and Hollywood, and Dalí’s Catalan heritage. In addition, Tush is the co-host of Step Outside on WMNF 88.5fm Tampa.